fbpx

Garry George

Elsa Lopez, Winged Victory

Photo by Slobodan Dimitrov “Juaniiiiiiiiita!” Elsa Lopez grew up hearing people outside her door in East L.A. screaming for her mom, Juana Gutierrez, who organized Madres de East Los Angeles de Santa Isabel — a leading group in the environmental-justice movement that blocked the building of a prison, then an......
article placeholder

Hi Hi, Birdies

Photos by Margaret Sison I FREEZE AS A STREAK OF SHADOW CATCHES MY EYE -- a few feet away, a male Cooper's hawk lands on a branch above the stream's second waterfall, its yellow eyes blazing with razor raptor awareness. Sound ceases as all potential prey fall silent in an......